we are absolutely thrilled, excited and so proud of Suleiman Bakhit, founder and CEO of Aranim Media Factory and Aranim Games, last night Suleiman was announced a TED Global 2011 Fellow, Suleiman will join the TED community in Edinburgh for TEDGlobal 2011: “The Stuff of Life.”
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Suleiman is a Jordanian entrepreneur who has a job every kid -or grownup- would kill to have; he creates comic stories, characters and social games that are inspired by the Middle Eastern culture and heritage, with a superhero edgy spin to them.
Since Suleiman founded Aranim in 2006 it has been producing best selling comic books in the region, selling over 1.2 million copies in 2010 making Aranim the biggest comic book producer in the region, he is now aiming to produce comic books for the global market with his commitment to fight racism and Islamophobia through the creation of historic, mythical and sci-fi super-heroes to convey a more accurate image of Arabs and Muslims to the rest of the world.
Aranim is now a full-fledged media factory committed to providing youth with inspiring role models and bringing positive change to the Middle East through state of the art creative and entertaining media such as comics, animation, social games and film.
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